Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 119 45
Rank change year-on-year +64 -74 -11
Permanent jobs citing Retail 105 76 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.49% 2.18% 5.19%
As % of the General category 13.21% 5.24% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 100 59 176
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £25,500 £32,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -4.35%

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 795 1449 1865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 34.00% 41.61% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 569 863 1313
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £28,950 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Reading

Retail
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail in Reading.

Salary trend for Retail in Reading

Retail
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Reading over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Retail.

1 35 (33.33%) Finance
2 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (22.86%) Telecoms
4 21 (20.00%) Java
5 20 (19.05%) E-Commerce
6 19 (18.10%) Computer Science
7 18 (17.14%) Degree
7 18 (17.14%) Banking
7 18 (17.14%) Git (software)
7 18 (17.14%) Change Management
8 16 (15.24%) Project Management
8 16 (15.24%) Python
8 16 (15.24%) SaaS
9 15 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (14.29%) QA
9 15 (14.29%) HTML
10 14 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
10 14 (13.33%) CSS
10 14 (13.33%) Marketing
11 13 (12.38%) Artificial Intelligence
11 13 (12.38%) iPad
11 13 (12.38%) Microsoft Project
11 13 (12.38%) MS Visio
11 13 (12.38%) Presales
11 13 (12.38%) PMO
12 12 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
13 11 (10.48%) B2B
13 11 (10.48%) SQL
14 10 (9.52%) SAP
14 10 (9.52%) SOAP

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.90%) Apache
2 1 (0.95%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.95%) GeoServer
2 1 (0.95%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (12.38%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (12.38%) MS Visio
3 7 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.95%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.95%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.95%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.95%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.24%) SaaS
2 15 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.81%) Force.com
4 3 (2.86%) IaaS
4 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.86%) PaaS
4 3 (2.86%) Tricentis Tosca
5 1 (0.95%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.95%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.90%) DNS
1 2 (1.90%) LAN
1 2 (1.90%) RFID
1 2 (1.90%) WAN
1 2 (1.90%) WLAN
2 1 (0.95%) BGP
2 1 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.95%) DHCP
2 1 (0.95%) EIGRP
2 1 (0.95%) Firewall
2 1 (0.95%) FTP
2 1 (0.95%) HTTP
2 1 (0.95%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.95%) IGRP
2 1 (0.95%) IPsec
2 1 (0.95%) OSPF
2 1 (0.95%) SMTP
2 1 (0.95%) VLAN
2 1 (0.95%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.62%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (5.71%) Big Data
2 6 (5.71%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.76%) SAP HANA
3 5 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.86%) MySQL
5 2 (1.90%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.95%) HBase
6 1 (0.95%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 18 (17.14%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.57%) Cucumber
2 9 (8.57%) Selenium
2 9 (8.57%) Subversion
3 6 (5.71%) Bitbucket
3 6 (5.71%) Eclipse
3 6 (5.71%) Gatling
3 6 (5.71%) HP UFT
3 6 (5.71%) IntelliJ
3 6 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.71%) JMeter
3 6 (5.71%) LoadRunner
3 6 (5.71%) Maven
3 6 (5.71%) NetBeans
3 6 (5.71%) TestLink
3 6 (5.71%) WebDriver
4 3 (2.86%) JBehave
4 3 (2.86%) Protractor
4 3 (2.86%) Ranorex
4 3 (2.86%) RSpec
General
1 35 (33.33%) Finance
2 24 (22.86%) Telecoms
3 18 (17.14%) Banking
4 14 (13.33%) Marketing
5 9 (8.57%) Legal
6 7 (6.67%) Manufacturing
7 5 (4.76%) Electronics
8 3 (2.86%) Advertising
8 3 (2.86%) Games
9 2 (1.90%) Law
10 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.95%) French Language
10 1 (0.95%) German Language
10 1 (0.95%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 21 (20.00%) Analyst
2 16 (15.24%) Architect
3 15 (14.29%) Developer
4 14 (13.33%) Consultant
5 11 (10.48%) Junior
6 9 (8.57%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.71%) Lead Architect
7 6 (5.71%) Lead Developer
7 6 (5.71%) Python Developer
7 6 (5.71%) Technical Architect
7 6 (5.71%) Technical Developer
7 6 (5.71%) Technical Leader
8 5 (4.76%) Big Data Consultant
8 5 (4.76%) Data Consultant
8 5 (4.76%) Junior Project Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Sales Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) Test Automation Specialist
8 5 (4.76%) Test Specialist
9 4 (3.81%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.29%) HTML
2 14 (13.33%) CSS
3 10 (9.52%) SOAP
4 9 (8.57%) Web Services
5 8 (7.62%) jQuery
6 7 (6.67%) Django
6 7 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (5.71%) Celery
7 6 (5.71%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (3.81%) REST
9 3 (2.86%) Ajax
9 3 (2.86%) CSS3
9 3 (2.86%) HTML5
9 3 (2.86%) J2EE
10 2 (1.90%) .NET
10 2 (1.90%) LAMP
10 2 (1.90%) Sass
10 2 (1.90%) XML
11 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.95%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.10%) Computer Science
2 13 (12.38%) iPad
3 9 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.62%) Robotics
4 8 (7.62%) Tandem
5 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 7 (6.67%) N-Tier
6 6 (5.71%) Mobile App
6 6 (5.71%) User Experience
7 5 (4.76%) Algorithms
7 5 (4.76%) EPoS
8 4 (3.81%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.90%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.95%) Fintech
10 1 (0.95%) NHS
10 1 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.62%) Linux
2 4 (3.81%) Windows
3 2 (1.90%) Android
4 1 (0.95%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (19.05%) E-Commerce
3 18 (17.14%) Change Management
4 16 (15.24%) Project Management
5 13 (12.38%) Artificial Intelligence
5 13 (12.38%) Presales
6 11 (10.48%) B2B
7 10 (9.52%) Analytics
7 10 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (8.57%) API Testing
8 9 (8.57%) BDD
8 9 (8.57%) Business Analysis
8 9 (8.57%) Multichannel Retail
8 9 (8.57%) Open Source
8 9 (8.57%) Test Automation
9 8 (7.62%) CRM
9 8 (7.62%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (7.62%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 8 (7.62%) Product Marketing
10 7 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.00%) Java
2 16 (15.24%) Python
3 11 (10.48%) SQL
4 8 (7.62%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.76%) C#
6 3 (2.86%) PHP
7 2 (1.90%) R
8 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.95%) C
8 1 (0.95%) C++
8 1 (0.95%) Scala
8 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.95%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (17.14%) Degree
2 12 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (5.71%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.86%) ISEB
4 3 (2.86%) Master's Degree
4 3 (2.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 3 (2.86%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (0.95%) CCIE
5 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.29%) QA
2 13 (12.38%) PMO
3 1 (0.95%) COBIT
3 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.71%) Docker
2 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.90%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (9.52%) SAP
2 5 (4.76%) Blue Prism
2 5 (4.76%) IBM
3 4 (3.81%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.86%) HP
4 3 (2.86%) hybris
4 3 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.90%) Capita
5 2 (1.90%) JDA
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle
5 2 (1.90%) SOTI
5 2 (1.90%) Zend
6 1 (0.95%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco
6 1 (0.95%) F5
6 1 (0.95%) Google
6 1 (0.95%) Juniper
6 1 (0.95%) VMware